1st Battalion The Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders at Wadi Halfa, 1897 (c)
Photograph, 2nd Sudan War (1896-1899), 1897 (c).
Wadi Halfa was in the north of Sudan and served as the headquarters of the Anglo-Egyptian force that sought to overthrow the Mahdists. The 1st Battalion of the Camerons had arrived in Egypt in 1893 and remained there and in Sudan until 1900.
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